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Washington State Cougars
SEATTLE (AP) -- Bishop Sankey carried a school-record 40 times for 161 yards and a touchdown and Keith Price threw for two touchdowns to help No. 16 Washington beat Arizona 31-13 on Saturday night.
Sankey outperformed Arizona's Ka'Deem Carey, the NCAA's leading rusher in 2012. Sankey surpassed the school record of 38 carries set by Corey Dillon in 1996 against Washington State as stormy conditions forced both teams to limit their passing games.
Meanwhile, Sankey, who entered as the country's No. 2 leading rusher at 148.7 yards per game, continued to be brilliant for the Huskies. He carried for 101 yards on 23 carries in the first half alone as Washington built a 11-6 lead.
Carey finished with 132 yards and a touchdown on 30 carries for the Wildcats.
Arizona quarterback B.J. Denker struggled to cope with the wet conditions. His first pass was intercepted by Sean Parker after it sailed high over Johnny Jackson, and he finished just 14 of 35 for 119 yards and two i...
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With wind and rain wreaking havoc throughout Husky Stadium on Saturday night, Washington coach Steve Sarkisian turned to the ground game and running back Bishop Sankey time and time again.
Sankey had carried just four times last week in a blowout win over Idaho State. Against Arizona, Sarkisian put the game on Sankey's back.
Sankey carried a school-record 40 times for 161 yards...
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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez came off the practice field on Tuesday still upset that his players hadn't done enough and were not properly getting ready for Saturday's showdown with No. 16 Washington at Husky Stadium. Arizona, 3-0, is coming off a bye week.
How'd they react to his tongue-lashing?
"I don't care," Rodriguez said. "It...